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Is Pigeon Feces Dangerous To Touch or Breathe?
Apart from the fact that pigeon droppings can cause messy environment and also result to slip and fall accident they are known to harbor serous bacteria and fungi diseases which can be hazard to human health. The droppings are so dangerous that they can not only cause bacterial infection through touch but also cause serious health risk to anyone that breathes the feces. This article is dedicated to provide you with information on the possible diseases caused by pigeon droppings.
The Histoplastmosis Disease in Pigeon Feces
One of the most dangerous diseases caused by touching pigeon feces is Histoplastmosis. This is a respiratory disease know to have the capability of being fatal and resulting to human death. The disease is caused by fungus that normally grows in pigeon dropping. This fungus is known to be dimorphic in nature and can either be in yeast form or filamentous form. So, if you want to avoid this health risk, you have to avoid going close to pigeon feces. If you happen to touch feces or anything that get contaminated with pigeon feces, it is important you wash your hand with soap and water properly.
Pigeon Droppings and Candidiasis Disease
Another possible disease associated with pigeon and other bird feces is candidiasis. This is a fungus or yeast infection usually spread to human by pigeon. This disease usually affects the mouth, skin, intestine, respiratory system as well as other urogenital track mainly the vagina. It is a popular infects among women and normally leads to itching, discharge and pain.
Cryptococosis and Pigeon Feces
The cryptococosis usually cause by yeast usually found in pigeon intestinal tract as well as the starlings. This illness usually starts as a pulmonary disease with potential of affecting the central nervous system. For that reason, to avoid this disease you have to avoid getting contaminated with pigeon feces and anything that have already been contaminated with the feces. Another disease caused by pigeon feces is known as St. Louis encephalitis.
Salmonellosis and Pigeon Feces
The Salmonellosis is known as food poisoning and has already been traced to pigeon’s droppings and others. The dust from pigeon droppings can inhabit this disease which made the disease to affect human just through breathing the feces. So, in order to avoid this kind of problem you have to stay away from pigeon feces and ensure proper cleanliness after pigeon removal in your home or attic.